Category Archives: Mommy’s overwhelmed

  1. I Don’t Watch Horror Movies. Parenting is Scary Enough

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    October 28, 2016 by Katia

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    Stuff I can relate to as a parent: anyone in a corset or practicing other forms of holding their breath. …
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  2. Seven Love Stories in Seven Days – #6: Museums

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    September 25, 2016 by Katia

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    I rarely experience museums the same way anymore. At best they’re a promise that never quite gets fulfilled. Mostly we …
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  3. Seven Love Stories in Seven Days – #4: Stuff

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    September 22, 2016 by Katia

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    Last week my preschooler was invited to a birthday party at an indoor playground. I was recovering from one of …
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  4. The Safety Pin

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    September 7, 2016 by Katia

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    On the first morning of kindergarten Daniel’s name tag was missing its safety pin and that threw us both off. …
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  5. 13 Aggressive Household Items and Their Problem

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    July 18, 2016 by Katia

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    13 Aggressive Household Items and Their Problem   Doormats and indoor doorway rugs – Nothing says “Welcome” like a doormat …
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  6. Typical Phone Conversation Between Two Moms Who Know Each Other Very Well and Have Small Children

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    May 2, 2016 by Katia

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    “All mothers are slightly insane” J. D. Salinger *dialing friend’s number* Friend: yeah, hi (side mumble).   Me: cool. Yeah. …
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  7. I Watch and View TV Differently Since Becoming a Mom

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    April 28, 2016 by Katia

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    The transition is smooth and seamless. One day you’re amazed to be turning thirty, because that’s officially grownup. You switch …
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